NEW ORLEANS (localmemphis.com) – The Grizzlies’ 4-game win streak is over, thanks to the Pelicans.
The Grizz, who were playing without Jaren Jackson Jr. and Marko Guduric who were serving a league-issued one-game suspension for coming off the bench in a skirmish at the end of the New York Knicks game Wednesday, lost 139-111 Friday to the New Orleans Pelicans.
Jonas Valanciunas led Memphis with 18 points and 8 rebounds, and Ja Morant added 16 points in the loss.
The Grizzlies fell one game under .500, and are now 24-25 on the season. Their next game is Monday at FedExForum against the Detroit Pistons.